Skip to main content

Audio Archive

Download or listen to free music and audio
This library contains recordings ranging from alternative news programming, to Grateful Dead concerts, to Old Time Radio shows, to book and poetry readings, to original music uploaded by our users. Many of these audios and MP3s are available for free download. Check our FAQ for more information.

Contribute Your Audio
Please feel free to upload your audio (Uploaders, please set a Creative Commons license as part of the upload process, so people know what they can do with your audio - thanks!)

More right-solid
More right-solid
More right-solid
More right-solid
SHOW DETAILS
up-solid down-solid
eye
Title
Date Archived
Creator
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Hans Christian Andersen
audio
eye 3.2M
favorite 56
comment 0
LibriVox recording of Andersen's Fairy Tales, by Hans Christian Andersen. A collection of eighteen fairy tales – some popular, some lesser known – by famous Danish author H.C. Andersen. (Summary by Gesine) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org . M4B audiobook of...
Topics: librivox, literature, audiobook, fiction, fairy tales
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Hans Christian Andersen
audio
eye 3.1M
favorite 20
comment 0
LibriVox recording of Andersen's Fairy Tales (Version 2), by AUTHOR. A small collection of some of H.C. Andersen's fairy tales -- including The Emperor's New Clothes, The Red Shoes, The Naughty Boy and fifteen others. (Summary by Halle Kill) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit...
Topics: librivox, audiobook, children, fiction, fairy tales, myths
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Charles Dickens
audio
eye 2.5M
favorite 85
comment 7
This is a LibriVox recording of Great Expectations, read by Mark F. Smith. This classic tale tells of an orphan, Pip, who through a series of strange circumstances first finds a trade as a blacksmith's apprentice and then learns that he has "great expectations" of a future inheritance from an anonymous benefactor. He soon learns to live the profligate life of a gentleman as he gradually sheds his associations with the gentle souls of his past, Joe (the blacksmith) and Biddy (a...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 7 reviews )
Topics: Audiobook, LibriVox, Fiction, England
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
Community Audio
by VOA Special English
audio
eye 2.2M
favorite 24
comment 8
"American Stories" is a weekly radio program broadcast on the Voice of America. These are aimed at second language learners of English. However, they are still quite interesting for native English speakers, too. Time Each program is about 15 minutes. Total listening time is about 10 hours. About the MP3 Files The MP3 files have been non-destructively edited, without re-encoding the MP3, so there has been no loss in audio quality. The only editing that was done was to crop off the...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 8 reviews )
Topics: ESL, EFL, English study, audiobook, audio book, fiction, American fiction, short stories, short...
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Lucy Maud Montgomery
audio
eye 2.1M
favorite 48
comment 5
LibriVox recording of Anne of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery. Read by Karen Savage. The timeless story of the young orphan girl sent by accident to a brother and sister who had wanted a boy, Anne, with her vivid imagination and sensitive spirit, has enchanted readers for generations. (Summary by Karen Savage) Other books in this series by this reader: Anne of Avonlea Anne of the Island Anne's House of Dreams Rainbow Valley Rilla of Ingleside For further information, including links to...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobook, anne, green gables, fiction
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Lewis Carroll
audio
eye 1.9M
favorite 69
comment 2
LibriVox recording of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, by Lewis Carroll. Read by Kara Shallenberg. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland tells the story of a girl named Alice who falls down a rabbit hole into a fantasy world populated by peculiar and anthropomorphic creatures. The tale plays with logic in ways that have given the story lasting popularity with adults as well as children. It is considered to be one of the most characteristic examples of the "literary nonsense" genre, and...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, children, fantasy, adventure, carroll, fiction
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Jacob & Wilhelm Grimm
audio
eye 1.8M
favorite 58
comment 2
LibriVox recording of Grimm's Fairy Tales (version 2), by Jacob & Wilhelm Grimm. Read by Bob Neufeld. Children's and Household Tales (German: Kinder- und Hausmärchen) is a collection of German origin fairy tales first published in 1812 by Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm, the Brothers Grimm. The collection is commonly known today as Grimms' Fairy Tales (German: Grimms Märchen). ( Summary by Wikipedia ) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobook, children, fairy tales, fiction, short stories, Grimm, Grimms' Fairy Tales
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
LibriVox recording of 1601: Conversation, as it was by the Social Fireside, in the Time of the Tudors by Mark Twain. Please note: this recording contains strong language. "1601," wrote Mark Twain, "is a supposititious conversation which takes place in Queen Elizabeth's closet in that year, between the Queen, Ben Jonson, Beaumont, Sir Walter Raleigh, the Duchess of Bilgewater, and one or two others ... If there is a decent word findable in it, it is because I overlooked it."...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: librivox, literature, satire, Great Britain, Elizabeth I, fiction
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by H.G. Wells
audio
eye 1.6M
favorite 108
comment 10
LibriVox's public domain recording of H.G. Well's The Invisible Man . The Invisible Man (1897) is one of the most famous science fiction novels of all time. Written by H.G. Wells (1866-1946), it tells the story of a scientist who discovers the secret of invisibility and uses it on himself. The story begins as the Invisible Man, with a bandaged face and a heavy coat and gloves, takes a train to lodge in a country inn whilst he tries to discover the antidote and make himself visible again. The...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 10 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobook, literature, science fiction
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.
audio
eye 1.2M
favorite 23
comment 0
LibriVox recording of 2 B R 0 2 B & The Big Trip Up Yonder, by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. Read by Phil Chenevert These two stories by Kurt Vonnegut were written almost a decade apart but they are definitely connected. The Big Trip Up Yonder, published in Galaxy Science Fiction January 1954 is a comical yet scary description of what over population was going to do to society after aging was conquered and a simple daily dose of "anti-gerosone" would keep you forever the same age. Would...
Topics: sf, SCIENCE FICTION, vonnegut, 2br02b, overpopulation, short story, fiction, future, librivox,...
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio
eye 1.2M
favorite 9
comment 0
LibriVox 8th Anniversary Collection. For the past few years we have celebrated the anniversary of LibriVox with a collection loosely themed on the number of the anniversary year. This year is no exception. Readers have contributed 88 recordings in Dutch, English, French, German, Japanese, Polish and Yiddish, and this feast of fiction, poetry, essays, articles and musical items ranges from lectures to love letters, science to songs, travel to taxes, and politics to pirates, spiced with a dash of...
Topics: librivox, audiobook, anniversary, eight, short stories, poetry, magazine articles, science fiction,...
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Ayn Rand
audio
eye 1.2M
favorite 29
comment 5
LibriVox's Anthem by Ayn Rand. Read by Chere Theriot. Anthem is a dystopic science fiction story taking place at some unspecified future date. Mankind has entered another dark age as a result of what Rand saw as the weaknesses of socialistic thinking and economics. Technological advancement is now carefully planned (when it is allowed to occur, if at all) and the concept of individuality has been eliminated (for example, the word "I" has disappeared from the language). As is common in...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, literature, philosophy, science fiction
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by H.G. Wells
audio
eye 1M
favorite 79
comment 6
Librivox recording of War of the Worlds, by H.G. Wells. Read by Rebecca. War of the Worlds by Herbert George Wells (H.G. Wells) was published in 1898 at a time when he wrote a series of novels related to a number of historical events of the time. The most important of these was the unification and militarization of Germany. The story, written in a semi-documentary style, is told in the first person by an unnamed observer. It tells of the events which happen mostly in London and the county of...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobook, science fiction, aliens
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Theron Q. Dumont
audio
eye 940,076
favorite 69
comment 1
LibriVox recording of The Power of Concentration, by Theron Q. Dumont. Read by Andrea Fiore. A series of twenty lessons designed to help develop and improve the power of concentration. (Summary by Andrea Fiore) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org . Download M4B (116MB)
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Librivox, audiobook, instruction, non-fiction, concentration
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by H. G. Wells
audio
eye 886,423
favorite 37
comment 2
LibriVox recording of The Time Machine, by H.G. Wells. Read by Mark Nelson. H.G. Wells' classic science fiction-fantasy story, in which a scientist known only as “The Time Traveller” tells the tale of his journey to the year 802,701 A.D. and beyond, where he witnesses the end of human civilization as we know it, as well as the beginning of the end of the world. This original time-travel story has been copied many times, but never improved upon. (Summary by Mark Nelson) For further...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: librivox, literature, audiobook, adventure, fantasy, fiction, science fiction, teen/young adult
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Lewis Carroll
audio
eye 885,117
favorite 19
comment 1
"Alice was beginning to get very tired of sitting by her sister on the bank, and of having nothing to do ..." .. and from that moment onward we drift with Alice into another world. When she sees a White Rabbit as it runs through the tall grass (looking worriedly at the watch it takes from its waist-coat pocket), she runs after it and drops into a strange dream. The world is full of chatty animals, from a rather stand-offish hookah-smoking caterpillar to the friendly Cheshire Cat which...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobook, fiction, children, fantasy
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Kurt Vonnegut
audio
eye 879,841
favorite 34
comment 3
LibriVox recording of 2 B R 0 2 B, by Kurt Vonnegut. Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. was a prolific and genre-bending American novelist known for works blending satire, black comedy, and science fiction, such as Slaughterhouse-Five, Cat's Cradle, and Breakfast of Champions. 2 B R 0 2 B is a satiric short story that imagines life (and death) in a future world where aging has been "cured" and population control is mandated and administered by the government. (Summary by Wikipedia and Laurie Anne...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Librivox, audiobook, Vonnegut, science fiction, short stories, dramatic reading
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Dale Carnegie, Joseph Berg Esenwein
audio
eye 872,149
favorite 62
comment 0
LibriVox recording of The Art of Public Speaking, by Dale Carnagay (aka Carnegie) and Joseph Berg Esenwein. The Art of Public Speaking by Dale Carnegie and Joseph B. Esenwein is a manual for people who have to speak in public, and it is still in use today. Whether the occasion in question is sharing travel experiences with friends, a toast for newly-weds, or a public debate, the tips and tricks collected in this book will come handy anywhere. The book describes how to make effective use of...
Topics: librivox, audio book, carnegie, public speaking, instruction, non-fiction, exercise, speech
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by H. G. Wells
audio
eye 871,763
favorite 31
comment 1
Librivox recording of The War of the Worlds , by H. G. Wells. For more information on our readers, see our catalog page: http://librivox.org/the-war-of-the-worlds-by-h-g-wells-group/ H. G. Wells wrote The War of the Worlds in 1898, when there was much speculation about life on the planet Mars. The book is considered to be one of the first science fiction novels. In the story, an English gentleman narrates the events of a violent and fast paced Martian invasion. The frightening images of people...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobook, literature, science fiction
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by James Allen
audio
eye 870,320
favorite 45
comment 0
Librivox recording of As a Man Thinketh by James Allen. Read by Mark Cawley Allen's books illustrate the use of the power of thought to increase personal capabilities. Although he never achieved great fame or wealth, his works continue to influence people around the world, including the New Thought movement. Allen's most famous book, As a Man Thinketh, was published in 1902. It is now considered a classic self-help book. Its underlying premise is that noble thoughts make a noble person, while...
Topics: librivox, non-fiction, philosophy, thought
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The Lum Edwards Collection
by Old Time Radio Researchers Group
audio
eye 855,103
favorite 399
comment 28
X MINUS ONE X Minus One aired on NBC from 24 April 55 until 9 January 58 for a total of 124 episodes with one pilot or audition story. There was a revival of the series in 1973 when radio was attempting to bring back radio drama and it lasted until 1975. The show occupied numerous time slots through out its run in the 50's and thus was never able to generate a large following. X Minus One was an extension of Dimension X which aired on NBC from 1950-51. The first fifteen scripts used for X Minus...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 28 reviews )
Topics: OTRR, Old Time Radio Researchers Group, Old Time Radio, OTRR Single Episodes, X Minus One, X Minus...
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Charles Dickens
audio
eye 820,393
favorite 23
comment 5
A Christmas Carol (full title: A Christmas Carol in Prose, Being a Ghost Story of Christmas ) is a Victorian morality tale of an old and bitter miser, Ebenezer Scrooge, who undergoes a profound experience of redemption over the course of one evening. (Summary from Wikipedia) Read by Glen Hallstrom. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topics: librivox, fiction, christmas, charles dickens, scrooge, tiny tim, cratchett, ghosts
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Sigmund Freud
audio
eye 792,973
favorite 57
comment 0
Librivox recording of Dream Psychology , by Sigmund Freud. Translated by M.D. Eder. Not a few serious-minded students, […], have been discouraged from attempting a study of Freud’s dream psychology. The book in which he originally offered to the world his interpretation of dreams was as circumstantial as a legal record to be pondered over by scientists at their leisure, not to be assimilated in a few hours by the average alert reader. In those days, Freud could not leave out any detail...
Topics: Librivox, audiobook, non-fiction, dreams, psychoanalysis, psychology
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Alexandre Dumas
audio
eye 775,356
favorite 42
comment 14
LibriVox recording of The Count of Monte Cristo, by Alexandre Dumas. Read by David Clarke. Le Comte de Monte-Cristo is an adventure novel and one of the author's most popular works. He completed the work in 1844. The story takes place in France, Italy, islands in the Mediterranean and in the Levant during the historical events of 1815-1838 (from just before the Hundred Days to the reign of Louis-Philippe of France). It deals with themes of hope, justice, vengeance, mercy and forgiveness. The...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 14 reviews )
Topics: LibriVox, audiobook, Fiction, Historical, Adventure, Swashbuckling, Revenge, Forgiveness, Napoleon,...
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
Old Time Radio
by Isaac Asimov
audio
eye 758,569
favorite 287
comment 29
The Foundation Trilogy concists of: 1. Foundations 2. Foundation and Empire 3. Second Foundation The Foundation Trilogy is an epic science fiction series written over a span of forty-four years by Isaac Asimov. It consists of seven volumes that are closely linked to each other, although they can be read separately. The series is highly acclaimed, winning the one-time Hugo Award for "Best All-Time Series" in 1966. The premise of the series is that mathematician Hari Seldon spent his...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 29 reviews )
Topics: Isaac Asimov, Foundation, Foundation Trilogy, Sci Fi, Science Fiction, psychohistory
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Vasco de Lobeira
audio
eye 706,464
favorite 5
comment 0
LibriVox recording of Amadis of Gaul, by Vasco de Lobeira. Translated by Robert Southey. Read by volunteer readers. Amadis of Gaul (Amadís de Gaula, in Spanish) was not the first, but certainly one of the best known knight-errantry tales of the 16th century. Not only is its authorship doubtful, but even the language in which it was first written - Portuguese or Spanish. It is imagined to have been composed in the 14th century, but the known first printed edition came to light in Zaragoza in...
Topics: LibriVox, audiobook, Adventure, Fiction, Fantasy, Literature
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio
eye 690,590
favorite 6
comment 0
LibriVox recording of 7th Anniversary Collection by various authors and in various languages To celebrate the 7 years of LibriVox , readers from all around the world have recorded 77 works they have selected, all of which have 7 in their title.We hope you enjoy the amazing mixture they have come up with. For further information, including links to M4B audio book, online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this...
Topics: librivox, audiobook, fiction, fairy tales, non-fiction, poetry
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by H. Beam Piper
audio
eye 685,846
favorite 28
comment 1
Five short stories by classic science fiction writer H. Beam Piper. Recorded by Mark Nelson For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. Download M4B (20MB)
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobook, fiction, science fiction
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Hermann Hesse
audio
eye 652,474
favorite 100
comment 8
LibriVox recording of Siddhartha, by Hermann Hesse. Translated by Gunther Olesch, Anke Dreher, Amy Coulter, Stefan Langer and Semyon Chaichenets Read by Adrian Praetzellis Siddhartha is one of the great philosophical novels. Profoundly insightful, it is also a beautifully written story that begins as Siddhartha, son of an Indian Brahman, leaves his family and begins a lifelong journey towards Enlightenment. On the way he faces the entire range of human experience and emotion: he lives with...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 8 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobook, fiction, allegory, India, Gautama Buddha, spiritual journey, enlightenment,...
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Nathaniel Hawthorne
audio
eye 630,758
favorite 27
comment 0
LibriVox recording of The Scarlet Letter, by Nathaniel Hawthorne. The story begins in seventeenth-century Salem, Massachusetts, then a Puritan settlement. A young woman, Hester Prynne, is led from the town prison with her infant daughter, Pearl, in her arms and the scarlet letter “A” on her breast. The scarlet letter “A” represents the act of adultery that she has committed; it is to be a symbol of her sin for all to see. She will not reveal her lover’s identity, however, and the...
Topics: Librivox, audiobook, fiction, literature, adultery
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Edmond Hamilton
audio
eye 625,746
favorite 20
comment 5
LibriVox recording of The City at World's End, by Edmond Hamilton. Read by Mark Nelson. A surprise nuclear war may cause the End of the World, but not the way anyone could have imagined. A classic science fiction tale from Galaxy Magazine. (Summary by Mark Nelson) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topics: librivox, literature, audiobook, adventure, fantasy, fiction, science fiction
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by H.G. Wells
audio
eye 623,058
favorite 24
comment 6
LibriVox recording of The Time Machine, by H.G. Wells. The Time Machine is a novel by H. G. Wells, first published in 1895, later made into two films of the same title. This novel is generally credited with the popularization of the concept of time travel using a vehicle that allows an operator to travel purposefully and selectively. (Summary from wikipedia.org) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available),...
favoritefavorite ( 6 reviews )
Topics: librivox, fiction, hgwells, H.G. Wells, audiobook, sci-fi, science fiction
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Edgar Rice Burroughs
audio
eye 614,012
favorite 22
comment 6
LibriVox recording of A Princess of Mars, by Edgar Rice Burroughs. Read by Mark Nelson. John Carter, an American Civil War veteran, goes prospecting in Arizona and, when set upon by Indians, is mysteriously transported to Mars, called "Barsoom" by its inhabitants. Carter finds that he has great strength on this planet, due to its lesser gravity. Carter soon falls in among the Tharks, a nomadic tribe of the planet's warlike, four-armed, green inhabitants. Thanks to his strength and...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobook, fiction, science fiction, princess of mars, mars, adventure
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Wyndham Martyn
audio
eye 608,333
favorite 11
comment 0
LibriVox recording of Anthony Trent, Master Criminal, by Wyndham Martyn. Read by Anna Simon. In 1918, Anthony Trent, a well-educated young man in his late twenties, lives an unsatisfactory life in a New York boarding house. He writes successful crime fiction stories, but this doesn't pay enough for him to do the things he wants. Things change when he starts to put his knowledge of crime to a practical use... It gets him into serious trouble before long. (Summary by Anna Simon) The sequel to...
Topics: Librivox, audiobook, crime fiction, World War I, WW I, criminal
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Oscar Wilde
audio
eye 590,163
favorite 32
comment 4
LibriVox recording of The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde. The novel tells of a young man named Dorian Gray, the subject of a painting by artist Basil Hallward. Basil is impressed by Dorian’s beauty and becomes infatuated with him, believing his beauty is responsible for a new mode in his art. Dorian meets Lord Henry Wotton, a friend of Basil’s, and becomes enthralled by Lord Henry’s world view. Espousing a new hedonism, Lord Henry suggests the only things worth pursuing in life are...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: librivox, literature, audiobook, poetry, fantasy, fiction, horror/ghost stories
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Max Brand
audio
eye 579,191
favorite 2
comment 1
LibriVox recording of Bull Hunter by Max Brand. Read in English by Richard Kilmer Bull Hunter was a man who could rip a tree trunk from the ground with his bare hands or tame the wildest stallion with his kind manner. But Pete Reeve didn't have the reputation of a dead shot because he relied on his common sense. Then Bull and Pete crossed paths, and townsfolk braced for the battle. (Summary by Richard Kilmer) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS...
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, adventure, western, fiction
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Anna Sewell
audio
eye 573,720
favorite 20
comment 1
LibriVox recording of Black Beauty by Anna Sewell. Recording by Cori Samuel. Black Beauty is a fictional autobiographical memoir told by a horse, who recounts many tales, both of cruelty and kindness. The title page of the first edition states that it was "Translated from the Original Equine by Anna Sewell." It was composed in the last years of her life, during which she was confined to her house as an invalid. After its publication in 1877, Sewell lived just long enough to see her...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobook, fiction, fantasy, horse, horses, animals
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by J. Walker McSpadden
audio
eye 563,571
favorite 18
comment 0
LibriVox recording of Robin Hood, by J. Walker McSpadden. Read by Barry Eads. Robin Hood is a heroic outlaw in English folklore. A highly skilled archer and swordsman, he is known for "robbing from the rich and giving to the poor", assisted by a group of fellow outlaws known as his "Merry Men". Traditionally Robin Hood and his men are depicted wearing Lincoln green clothes. The origin of the legend is claimed by some to have stemmed from actual outlaws, or from ballads or...
Topics: librivox, literature, audiobook, adventure, fantasy, fiction, historical fiction, myths/legends
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Carl von Ossietzky
audio
eye 560,684
favorite 1
comment 0
LibriVox recording of Sämtliche Schriften 1911-1921, Teil 1 by Carl von Ossietzky. Carl von Ossietzky (1889-1938), Journalist, Pazifist und Friedensnobelpreisträger [1935], zählte zu den herausragenden Persönlichkeiten in Deutschland zwischen den Weltkriegen. Durch seinen investigativen Journalismus machte er in der Zeitschrift "Die Weltbühne" erstmals auf die Aufrüstung Deutschlands aufmerksam und wurde dafür 1931 wegen Spionage verurteilt. Dieser erste Teil seiner gesammelten...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, German, Deutsch, non fiction, Politik
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Andrew Lang
audio
eye 532,353
favorite 32
comment 0
LibriVox recording of The Blue Fairy Book, edited by Andrew Lang. Andrew Lang’s Blue Fairy Book (1889) was a beautifully produced and illustrated edition of fairy tales that has become a classic. This was followed by many other collections of fairy tales, collectively known as Andrew Lang’s Fairy Books. -Wikipedia For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this...
Topics: children, literature, fiction, short stories, librivox
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by H. Rider Haggard
audio
eye 529,478
favorite 13
comment 5
Allan Quatermain was the quintessential Victorian English gentleman cum African big-game hunter. In this book, the second in the series, Quaterman and his two good friends from KSM have tired of their dull and unfulfilling lives in England, and decide to search for the truth of an old tale about the existence of an isolated white kingdom deep in darkest Africa. Their journey and subsequent adventures are sure to satisfy those who enjoy tales of dangerous quests and heroic just-in-time...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobook, fiction, adventure
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by L. Frank Baum
audio
eye 505,937
favorite 12
comment 0
Whether Mother Goose was a real person or a myth, the songs that are attributed to her name are what we remember from our childhood. Some of these nursery rhymes are complete tales in themselves. There are others which are mere suggestions, leaving the imagination to weave in the details of the story. Many of the rhymes’ origins even at the time of this book’s writing could be traced back decades or centuries. L. Frank Baum in 1897, while living in Chicago, collected the rhymes and created...
Topics: librivox, audiobook, fiction, fairy tale, children
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Edgar Rice Burroughs
audio
eye 502,381
favorite 15
comment 5
The Land That Time Forgot is a science fiction novel, the first of Edgar Rice Burroughs’ “Caspak” trilogy. His working title for the story was “The Lost U-Boat.” Starting out as a harrowing wartime sea adventure, the story ultimately develops into that of a fantastical lost world. (Adapted from Wikipedia.) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topics: librivox, adventure, action, science-fiction, burroughs, literature, caspak series
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Mark Twain
audio
eye 491,614
favorite 25
comment 0
Librivox recording of The Prince and the Pauper by Mark Twain. Read by John Greenman The Prince and the Pauper (1882) represents Mark Twain's first attempt at historical fiction. The book, set in 1547, tells the story of two young boys who are identical in appearance: Tom Canty, a pauper who lives with his abusive father in Offal Court, London, and Prince Edward son of Henry VIII of England. Due to a series of circumstances, the boys accidentally replace each other, and much of the humor in the...
Topics: librivox, literature, audiobook, audio book, children, twain, the prince and the pauper, tudor,...
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
Cratediggers
by Slipgate Nine Entertainment
audio
eye 489,159
favorite 9
comment 2
This is an internet archive file index for the free science fiction audio drama series, Edict Zero - FIS. For more information, including credits for the shows, visit the website of the show at : http://edictzero.wordpress.com . EDICT ZERO MINUTES (Sneak Previews located at the alternate file item index ) Edict Zero Minute #1 [ MP3 ] Edict Zero Minute #2 [ MP3 ] Edict Zero Minute #3 [ MP3 ] Edict Zero Minute #4 [ MP3 ] Edict Zero Minute #5 [ MP3 ] Edict Zero Minute #6 [ MP3 ] Edict Zero Minute...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: edictzero, edict zero, science fiction, audio drama, series, edict zero - fis, slipgate nine...
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
audio
eye 485,772
favorite 28
comment 5
LibriVox recording of The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Read in English by David Clarke This is the second book of short stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle concerning the adventures of the famous detective Sherlock Holmes and his side kick Dr Watson. It contains 12 stories published in The Strand as further episodes of the Adventures between December 1892 and December 1893 with original illustrations by Sidney Paget. - Summary by David Clarke For further information,...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, fiction, Sherlock Holmes, Detective, Crime
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Lucy Maud Montgomery
audio
eye 483,708
favorite 9
comment 3
LibriVox recording of Anne's House of Dreams by Lucy Maud Montgomery. Read by Karen Savage. Anne's story continues with her marriage to Gilbert and their years in the House of Dreams. (Summary by Karen Savage) Other books in this series by this reader: Anne of Green Gables Anne of Avonlea Anne of the Island Rainbow Valley Rilla of Ingleside For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobook, anne, fiction
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by P. G. Wodehouse
audio
eye 480,556
favorite 19
comment 8
LibriVox recording of The Adventures of Sally by P.G. Wodehouse. Read by Kara Shallenberg. This romantic comedy stars a young American girl named Sally, who inherits a considerable fortune and finds her life turned upside down. The typically Wodehouseian cast includes Sally’s ambitious brother, an assortment of theater people, a pair of English cousins, and, of course, an Uncle. It’s jolly good fun! (Summary by Kara and Wikipedia) For further information, including links to online text,...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 8 reviews )
Topics: librivox, literature, humor, wodehouse, romance, fiction, young adult
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Niccolo Machiavelli
audio
eye 478,736
favorite 40
comment 1
LibriVox recording of The Prince, by Niccolò Machiavelli. Read by Paul Adams. The Prince (Italian: Il Principe) is a political treatise by the Italian diplomat, historian and political theorist Niccolò Machiavelli. The descriptions within The Prince have the general theme of accepting that ends of princes, such as glory, and indeed survival, can justify the use of immoral means to achieve those ends. (Introduction by Wikipedia) For further information, including links to online text, reader...
( 1 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobook, non-fiction, advice, politics, war
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Oscar Wilde
audio
eye 476,907
favorite 10
comment 1
LibriVox recording of The Picture of Dorian Gray (1891 Version), by Oscar Wilde. Read by Bob Neufeld. The Picture of Dorian Gray is the only published novel by Oscar Wilde, appearing as the lead story in Lippincott's Monthly Magazine on 20 June 1890, printed as the July 1890 issue of this magazine. Wilde later revised this edition, making several alterations, and adding new chapters; the amended version was published by Ward, Lock, and Company in April 1891. The novel tells of a young man named...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: librivox, literature, audiobook, fantasy, fiction
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio
eye 474,997
favorite 10
comment 2
LibriVox recording of The American Rivals of Sherlock Holmes To follow up on the heels of "The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes" already released on Librivox ( Volume1 and Volume 2 ), here is a collection of stories starring his contemporary American rivals. Brought together and re-published in a single volume by Hugh Greene in 1979, this set of readings goes back to and uses the original source material. (Summary by ToddHW) For further information, including links to online text, reader...
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Librivox, audiobook, Sherlock Holmes, detective fiction, American authors, short stories
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Charles Dickens
audio
eye 469,990
favorite 26
comment 4
LibriVox recording of A Tale of Two Cities, by Charles Dickens. Read by Paul Adams. A Tale of Two Cities (1859) is a novel by Charles Dickens, set in London and Paris before and during the French Revolution. With well over 200 million copies sold, it is among the most famous works of fiction. The novel depicts the plight of the French peasantry demoralized by the French aristocracy in the years leading up to the revolution, the corresponding brutality demonstrated by the revolutionaries toward...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: librivox, literature, audiobook, fiction, historical fiction, charles dickens
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by H.G. Wells
audio
eye 462,608
favorite 7
comment 0
Terrifically popular science fiction novel by renowned writer HG Wells, about a scientist discovering how to achieve invisibility. But, in his case, being out of sight evidently does NOT mean out of mind. (Summary by Cathy Barratt) Narrated by Cathy Barratt For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer...
Topics: science fiction, horror, librivox, audio
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Jane Austen
audio
eye 462,171
favorite 4
comment 0
LibriVox recording of Emma, by Jane Austen. Read by Maria Therese. Emma, by Jane Austen, is a novel about youthful hubris and the perils of misconstrued romance. As in her other novels, Austen explores the concerns and difficulties of genteel women living in Georgian-Regency England; she also creates a lively comedy of manners among her characters. Before she began the novel, Austen wrote, "I am going to take a heroine whom no one but myself will much like." In the very first sentence...
Topics: librivox, audiobook, fiction, novel, romance, love, comedy, manners, humor, regency
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
audio
eye 457,866
favorite 19
comment 3
LibriVox recording of Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus, by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley. Read by Cori Samuel. Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus is a novel written by the British author Mary Shelley. Shelley wrote the novel when she was 18 years old. The first edition was published anonymously in London in 1818, and this audiobook is read from that text. Shelley's name appeared on the revised third edition, published in 1831. The title of the novel refers to the scientist, Victor...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Librivox, audiobook, fiction, horror, science, science fiction
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Adam Smith
audio
eye 457,563
favorite 46
comment 4
LibriVox recording of The Wealth of Nations, Book 1 by Adam Smith. Read by Stephen Escalera. An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations is the magnum opus of the Scottish economist Adam Smith, published on March 9, 1776 during the Scottish Enlightenment. It is a clearly written account of political economy at the dawn of the Industrial Revolution, and is widely considered to be the first modern work in the field of economics. (Summary from Wikipedia) For further information,...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobook, non-fiction, economics
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Michael Knerr
audio
eye 445,667
favorite 11
comment 0
LibriVox recording of Sex Life of the Gods, by Michael Knerr. Beth Danson was about twenty-five and, besides her deep auburn-brown hair and lovely face, she boasted an equally attractive body. He found himself captivated by the warm thrust of her breasts beneath the silk blouse. The clear milk of her flesh, at the “V” of her throat excited him in a strange way. When he thought of her as his wife, it was frightening. It was as though someone had tossed him a woman and expected him to just...
Topics: librivox, literature, audiobook, sci fi, sex, pulp fiction, romance, fantasy
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Lucy Maud Montgomery
audio
eye 443,513
favorite 13
comment 2
Librivox recording of Rilla of Ingleside, by Lucy Maud Montgomery. Read by Karen Savage Written in 1921, this is the final book in L. M. Montgomery's Anne of Green Gables series. Set during World War I, it shows the courage and endurance of the sisters, mothers and wives (and brothers and fathers) left to tend the home front. The main focus of the book is on Anne and Gilbert's youngest daughter, Rilla. (Summary by Karen Savage) Other books in this series by this reader: Anne of Green Gables...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: librivox, literature, audiobook, audio book, rilla, ingleside, montgomery, green gables,...
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Mark Twain
audio
eye 440,166
favorite 5
comment 0
LibriVox recording of The American Claimant, by Mark Twain. Read by John Greenman. The American Claimant is an 1892 novel by American humorist and writer Mark Twain. The story focuses on the class differences and expectations of monarchic, hierarchical Britain and the upstart, "all men are created equal" America. Twain wrote the novel with the help of phonographic dictation, the first author (according to Twain himself) to do so. This was also (according to Twain) an attempt to write...
Topics: librivox, audio book, Comedy, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Humor
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Jane Austen
audio
eye 424,753
favorite 18
comment 5
LibriVox recording of Mansfield Park by Jane Austen. Read by Karen Savage. Miss Frances, the youngest Ward sister, "married, in the common phrase, to disoblige her family, and by fixing on a lieutenant of marines, without education, fortune, or connexions, did it very thoroughly. She could hardly have made a more untoward choice." Some years later, pregnant with her ninth child, Mrs. Price appeals to her family, namely to her eldest sister and her husband, Sir Thomas Bertram, for help...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobook, fiction, austen, mansfield park
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Julia de Asensi
audio
eye 423,936
favorite 2
comment 0
LibriVox recording of Novelas Cortas de Asensi by Julia de Asensi. Read in Spanish by LibriVox Volunteers Julia de Asensi y Laiglesia (Madrid, 4 de mayo de 1859 - 1921) fue una escritora, periodista y traductora española. En esta obra se contienen trece breves novelas. (Introducción por Tux) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, Spanish, fiction
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Lucy Maud Montgomery
audio
eye 418,262
favorite 4
comment 0
Librivox recording of The Story Girl by Lucy Maud Montgomery. The Story Girl , by Anne of Green Gables author L.M. Montgomery, tells about the summer Felix and Beverly King visit their cousins in Carlisle, Canada. Along with various cousins and other soon-to-be-friends, they meet their Sara Stanley, the Story Girl, a cousin who has a story for every situation. As the children pass they summer, they get into trouble, have adventures, listen to the Story Girl's enchanging tales, and then... get...
Topics: Librivox, audiobook, fiction, children
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Upton Sinclair
audio
eye 365,276
favorite 23
comment 4
LibriVox recording of The Jungle, by Upton Sinclair. Read by Tom Weiss. It is the end of the 19th century. Like thousands of others, the Rudkus family has emigrated from Lithuania to America in search of a better life. As they settle into the Packingtown neighborhood of Chicago, they find their dreams are unlikely to be realized. In fact, just the opposite is quite likely to occur. Jurgis, the main character of the novel, has brought his father Antanas, his fiancée Ona, her stepmother Teta...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobook, literature, fiction, immigrant, socialism, labor
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Mary Elizabeth Braddon
audio
eye 365,262
favorite 24
comment 7
Lady Audley’s Secret by Mary Elizabeth Braddon Mary Elizabeth Braddon’s first novel, Lady Audley’s Secret, was one of the most popular English novels of its day. Published serially in 1862, it tells the story of the lovely Lucy Graham, who becomes Lady Audley at the beginning of the novel, and who conceals a scandalous secret from her new husband and his family. The plot, which includes madness, bigamy, attempted murder, and seduction, made this a shocking but highly successful story for...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 7 reviews )
Topics: literature, audiobook, fiction, braddon, lady audleys secret, librivox
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Alexandre Dumas
audio
eye 359,409
favorite 5
comment 3
Enregistrememt LibriVox du Comte de Monte-Cristo , par Alexandre Dumas. Lu par Jc Guan. Edmond Dantès, un jeune marin au futur prometteur, est arrêté lors de sa cérémonie de mariage sous de fausses accusations, et emprisonné dans le Château d'If pendant 14 ans. Durant ce temps, il s'entretient en secret avec un autre détenu, l'Abbé Faria, un érudit que l'on prend pour fou. Celui-ci devient son ami et professeur, et, à sa mort, dévoile à Edmond le secret d'un trésor caché. Dantès...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, French, literature, adventure, historical fiction
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by W. Clark Russell
audio
eye 357,495
favorite 4
comment 5
LibriVox recording of Abandoned , By William Clark Russell. We meet Miss Lucretia Lane as she is dressing for her marriage to Captain Francis Reynolds of the British Merchant Service. Though he loves her truly, she has severe misgivings. She goes through with the wedding in spite of this, but refuses to live with her new husband, and cannot be enticed or cajoled to do so. Then on the day the Captain is scheduled to ship out, she receives word that he has been gravely injured and his dying...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topics: Audiobook, LibriVox, Clark Russell, Captain Francis Reynolds, British Merchant Service, Sea...
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
Old Time Radio
by Old Time Radio Researchers Group
audio
eye 356,560
favorite 302
comment 16
DARK FANTASY Dark Fantasy was a short series with tales of the weird, adventures of the supernatural, created for you by Scott Bishop. The series aired as a horror drama on NBC between 1941 and 1942. Dark Fantasy was a series dedicated to dealings with the unknown. Originating from radio station WKY, Oklahoma City, it was written by Scott Bishop (of Mysterious Traveler and The Sealed Book fame) and was heard Fridays over stations. Tom Paxton served as announcer. The shows covered horror,...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 16 reviews )
Topics: OTRR, Old Time Radio Researchers Group, Old Time Radio, OTRR Single Episodes, Dark Fantasy, Weird,...
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Jeffery Farnol
audio
eye 349,626
favorite 5
comment 6
LibriVox recording of The Money Moon: A Romance, by Jeffery Farnol. Read by John Lieder. The Money Moon is a light-hearted romance. Jilted in love, our American millionaire hero, George Bellow, takes a walking tour of the Kent countryside to overcome the “Haunting Spectre of the Might Have Been”. Along the way he makes friends with a young boy out to discover a fortune to save his Aunt Anthea from having to sell the family estate and George discovers his ideal “Arcadia” and true love....
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobook, fiction, romance, farnol
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Arthur Conan Doyle
audio
eye 349,300
favorite 0
comment 0
LibriVox recording of Tajemnica Baskerville'ów by Arthur Conan Doyle. Read in Polish by Librivox Volunteers Tajemnica Baskerville'ów (ang. The Hound of the Baskervilles - Pies Baskerville'ów) - powieść detektywistyczna sir Artura Conan Doyle'a, wydana w czasopiśmie The Strand Magazine w latach 1901-1902 (wydanie polskie 1902). Jedna z najsłynniejszych pozycji, należących do cyklu opowieści o detektywie Sherlocku Holmesie. Jej akcja rozgrywa się na ponurych wrzosowiskach hrabstwa...
Topics: Librivox, audiobook, Sherlock Holmes, detective fiction, Polish, książka mówiona, polski,...
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Arnold Bennett
audio
eye 347,724
favorite 24
comment 4
A LibriVox recording of How to Live on Twenty-Four Hours a Day, by Arnold Bennett. Read by Mark F. Smith "Which of us lives on twenty-four hours a day? And when I say 'lives,' I do not mean exists, nor 'muddles through.'" Arnold Bennett knew a "rat race" when he saw one. Every day, his fellow white-collar Londoners followed the same old routine. And they routinely decried the sameness in their lives. So Bennett set out to explain how to inject new enthusiasm into living. In...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobook, advice, non-fiction, time management
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Leopold von Sacher-Masoch
audio
eye 347,103
favorite 12
comment 0
This is a recording of Venus in Furs, by Leopold von Sacher-Masoch by LibriVox volunteers. The framing story concerns a man who dreams of speaking to Venus about love while she wears furs. The unnamed narrator tells his dreams to a friend, Severin, who tells him how to break him of his fascination with cruel women by reading a manuscript, Memoirs of a Supersensual Man. This manuscript tells of a man, Severin von Kusiemski, so infatuated with a woman, Wanda von Dunajew, that he requests to be...
Topics: librivox, audiobook, fiction, erotica, venus, furs, masochism, sadomasochism, love, sensuality
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by L. Frank Baum
audio
eye 343,345
favorite 1
comment 0
Librivox recording of Sky Island, by L. Frank Baum. Read by Judy Bieber Sky Island (1912) was the second of three titles written by Baum featuring a spunky girl from California, Trot, and her companion, the old sailorman, Cap'n Bill. Baum had hoped to end the Oz series in 1910 and the following year he introduced Trot and Cap'n Bill in The Sea Fairies. In Sky Island, they journey to an island in the sky by means of an enchanted umbrella belonging to Button Bright, a character who first appeared...
Topics: librivox, audiobook, literature, fiction, fantasy
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Henry Handel Richardson
audio
eye 340,039
favorite 6
comment 0
LibriVox recording of The Getting of Wisdom by Henry Handel Richardson. Read in English by kirstyl Henry Handel Richardson was the pseudonym of Ethel Florence Lindesay Richardson, a writer who was born in 1870 to a reasonably well-off family which later fell on hard times. The author's family lived in various Victorian towns and from the age of 13 to 17 Richardson attended boarding school at the Presbyterian Ladies' College in Melbourne, Victoria. It's this experience that feeds directly into...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, literature, fiction, australia, teen-young-adult, women writers
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Charles Dickens
audio
eye 338,216
favorite 2
comment 0
LibriVox recording of Groote Verwachtingen by Charles Dickens. (Translated by C.M. Mensing.) Read in Dutch by Marcel Coenders De arme wees Pip komt in goede doen, wordt een vreselijke snob, maar na financiële tegenslagen komt hij toch weer op het rechte pad. Samenvatting geschreven door Marcel Coenders For further information, including links to M4B audio book, online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, fiction, Mystery, pip
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Jane Austen
audio
eye 336,957
favorite 20
comment 0
LibriVox recording of Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen. Read by Karen Savage. When Mr Henry Dashwood dies, with his estate entailed to his son and grandson, his wife and three daughters are left in reduced circumstances. In their new home at Barton Cottage, the two older sisters, Elinor and Marianne, experience both romance and heartache. Will they find true happiness? (Introduction by Karen Savage) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD...
Topics: librivox, audiobook, fiction, austen, dashwood, sense and sensibility
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text